Today, the Russian government suspended trading on its country's stock exchange. The move comes a day after Russian stocks plummeted to their lowest level in nearly three years. Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Mikhail Kroutikhin of RusEnergy consulting.
The World's Matthew Bell reports that the globe's leading central banks -- led by the U-S Federal Reserve -- have pumped billions of dollars into credit markets, hoping to restore confidence in the global economy.
The financial crisis engulfing US institutions is being felt around the world, including China. But China's doing better than most. Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with The World's Mary Kay Magistad in Beijing.